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Sweet Gum Connector Trail Ribbon Cutting

The Sweet Gum Connector Trail, a 1/2 mile paved trail that connects Woodward Park to Scott Park in Camden, was opened to the public on November 7. The trail is 10 feet wide, ADA compliant and will provide a way for people of all ages and physical abilities to exercise while enjoying nature. The purpose […]

Construction underway for educational community garden

An educational community garden is being constructed at the United Way of Kershaw County, next to the Mobile Nutrition Center and will consist of a raised garden bed, a small greenhouse and a chicken coop. The garden will be used for teaching gardening classes, nutrition classes and hydroponic gardening classes. It will be available for […]

ESMMKC, DHEC and Kershaw County announce Wildwood Lane Active Living and Pedestrian project

Plans are underway to begin development on the Wildwood Lane Active Living and Pedestrian project in Lugoff. Kershaw County Planning and Zoning Director Michael Conley presented development plans at this month’s Eat Smart Move More Kershaw County (ESMMKC) meeting. The proposed corridor, which was drafted by Alta, will span approximately five miles from Whitehead Road […]

Public Meeting on Bicycle, Pedestrian & Greenways Plan

The results of a planning process that began eight months ago will be unveiled at a public meeting on Thursday, May 9th in downtown Camden. With support from the Healthy South Carolina Initiative, Eat Smart Move More Kershaw County commissioned a Kershaw County Bicycle, Pedestrian, and Greenways Plan that is nearly complete. Whether it is […]

Master Bicycle, Pedestrian, And Greenway Plan For Kershaw County Workshop

Eat Smart Move More Kershaw County, in conjunction with Alta Greenways, will hold a public workshop on November 14, 2012 to receive input for a Master Bicycle, Pedestrian, And Greenway Plan For Kershaw County. The purpose of this planning effort is to identify how to improve trails, greenways, and pedestrian access in the county with […]

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